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    • Jul
Leanna Prater Being an innovator in technology education leadership has garnered UK College of Education student Leanna Prater the Kentucky Society for Technology in Education 2015 Outstanding Leader award. She is now nominated for the International Society for Technology in Education Outstanding Leader award, to be presented in late June at the ISTE conference in Philadelphia. Prater, a doctoral candidate...
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    • Mar
The course “Education in a Culturally Diverse Society” (EDC/AAS 550) is among classes taken by UK students in a variety of majors. It helps college students develop perspectives that will enable them to enter their future careers able to provide an equitable service and/or classroom environment where all have equal access and opportunities. Dr. Elinor Brown “There is so much...
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    • Mar
As brain research has grown, it has given rise to a new research field - educational neuroscience. Researchers are starting to use knowledge gained through brain research to rethink how to improve student learning.   Among the voices in this emerging body of knowledge is Dr. George Hruby, who is an associate professor of literacy education at the University of Kentucky College...
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    • Feb
  New libraries are popping up around Lexington, and the latest location is in front of the UK College of Education’s Taylor Education Building. These libraries – which looks like birdhouses – don’t require library cards or late fines, don’t insist that patrons whisper or stay...
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    • Feb
UK College of Education alumnus Brandon Abdon (‘03) is combining his experiences teaching at the high school and college levels in a new position as director of Advanced Placement (AP) English Curriculum and Content Development for the College Board. College Board is a non-profit organization made up of member institutions of higher education, which includes almost all of the major colleges...